Effect of Intensive Cognitive Rehabilitation in Subacute Stroke Patient

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

Early stroke rehabilitation is known to be an effective and essential therapy in gaining functional independence and preventing complications. However, there was no consensus of proper amount of cognitive rehabilitation in stroke patients. In this study, the investigators assess the effects of the intensive cognitive rehabilitation during subacute phase to improve cognitive function at 6 months after onset in patients with first-ever strokes.

Detailed Description

Intensive cognitive rehabilitation group
- cognitive therapy for 1 hours on every working day for 4 weeks
Conventional cognitive rehabilitation group
- cognitive therapy for 30 minutes on every working day for 4 weeks

Conditions

Interventions

  • Cognitive Rehabilitation Procedure
    Intervention Desc: Intensive cognitive rehabilitation by cognitive therapist for 1 hours on every working day during subacute stroke phase
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Intensive group
    Description: cognitive rehabilitation therapy for 1 hour by cognitive therapist on every working day for 4 weeks
    ARM 2: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Conventional group
    Description: cognitive rehabilitation therapy for 30 minutes by cognitive therapist on every working day for 4 weeks

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Korean-Montreal Cognitive Assessment (K-MoCA) Change of K-MoCa after intensive cognitive rehabilitation for 4 weeks

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